Comcast SportsNet Chicago will have cameras covering the biggest IHSA state playoff games across Chicagoland on High School Lites, Saturday at 11:00 p.m.
The Spartans hung around for a long time with the No. 4 team in the country. But they could only hang on so long.
The underdog role isn't a common one for Michigan State.
But that's what the Spartans will be when they face off with Duke on Tuesday night in the Champions Classic.
Under head coach Chris Collins, Northwestern has seen a resurgence in local recruiting efforts as high school basketball players are very interested in playing for the former Duke assistant coach.